• Red cliffs descend into the water of Bighorn Canyon

    Bighorn Canyon

    National Recreation Area MT,WY

Plan A Field Trip

Extend your students learning by using Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area as a classroom.

For those teachers that are able to bring their students to Bighorn Canyon for field trips, the following information can be used to assist teachers in preparing for their field trips.

To schedule a field trip call Christy Fleming or Shawn Williams at 307-548-5406.

For Fee Waiver information print the below criteria. For further questions, call Christiann Tillman 406-666-3321

Fee Waiver Criteria

Did You Know?

Fort Smith Monument, photo by S. Dalby

On August 1, 1867, a haying party of 25 soldiers and civilians held off the attacks of over 800 Sioux and Northern Cheyenne warriors in the hayfields 2 ½ miles northeast of Fort Smith. The outcome was a draw. The incident became known as the Hayfield Fight. More...